Several high-profile news stories, including the
According to Nielsen, CNN saw its prime-time audience jump almost 50% for the quarter to an average of 666,000 viewers compared with the same period in 2012. In the 25-54 demographic, CNN was up 77%.
Fox News continued to dominate overall, finishing first in prime time with an average of 1.9 million viewers, a gain of 5%. However, the network was down 11% in adults 25-54.
HLN, which heavily covered the Jodi Arias murder trial, was up 49% in viewers in prime time to 518,000.
While Fox News, CNN and HLN all had something to crow about,
It was a particularly tough quarter for
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